Parents: Paving the way for Birth Control Advocacy

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During a recent conversation it was brought to my attention that parents aren’t necessarily the pillars of child bearing promotional efforts. In fact, we tend to be quite the opposite. This observation was no doubt made by a non-parent friend who would like to preserve her chances of actually bearing … Read More

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Reality Bites – w/ special edit

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For those of you that look forward to these few and far between posts, this might be an unexpected change in tone. Nevertheless, while having a baby comes with it’s fair share of comedic moments, it also comes littered with a heavy dose of real-life can’t-laugh-my-way-out-of-this moments. Those are the … Read More

StubbornTalesReality Bites – w/ special edit

The Inevitable Truth

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We were once a grown-ass couple. We were independent. We drank, a lot. We dined out, a lot. We spent our money at expensive boutiques. We travelled, a lot. But most of all, we slept in ‘til whatever goddamn time we felt necessary. Then we had a baby… Nowadays I … Read More

StubbornTalesThe Inevitable Truth

Mommy FYI

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Things Every New Mom Needs to Come to Terms With: There is something about having an infant in the house that requires a mom to consume copious amounts of coffee…tarry-looking strong black coffee. Activities such as eating, showering and getting dressed will become Olympic sports, all done in record times … Read More

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One of those days…

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Picture a slightly less peaceful scene...

Prior to becoming a mommy, I never quite understood why (a) mommies always look so tired and (b) they utter the phrase “It’s been one of those mornings,” with such exasperation and dread. Well, here’s why… A few days ago I woke up on a glorious morning bright-eyed and bushy-tailed … Read More

StubbornTalesOne of those days…